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Posted: 9/22/2001 4:31:30 PM EST
Rented this movie last night and I was surprised to find so many similarities to what is currently going on.
Link Posted: 9/22/2001 4:36:01 PM EST
I own it on DVD. Sometimes the truth is stranger than fiction. Even Bollywood stuck with the car-bomb theme. I guess planes smacking into the twin towers was too "over the top" for the creators of the movie. They probably figured nobody would believe it could actually happen.
Link Posted: 9/22/2001 4:36:30 PM EST
We were just talking about that movie at work this afternoon. Do you think Hollywood might think about future projects of this nature in a different light???
Link Posted: 9/22/2001 4:38:30 PM EST
I was just telling my friends to see that movie today. It is soooo close to what it can be like here one day. I Hope not.
Link Posted: 9/22/2001 4:49:25 PM EST
I have it on DVD too. Last Saturday I had some of my pacifist friends over to watch it. They freaked out, it scared them.
Link Posted: 9/22/2001 5:00:40 PM EST
I JUST finished watching it again on DVD. I am always impressed with the way it handles the Freedom issues. I don't think it makes Arabs look bad, just the opposite. A main FBI character is from Palastine, and even his son gets rounded up and put in a camp. I think the movie does a great job showing the dangers of where we are headed.
Link Posted: 9/22/2001 5:18:26 PM EST
The final scene of the movie with Washington and Willis was great. Made the the hair stand up on the back of my neck.
Link Posted: 9/22/2001 8:24:44 PM EST
It was a good, well made and thoughful movie. I liked it. Bruce Willis and Denzel Washington did a good job. It did not sugarcoat the results of terrorism upon ordinary people, but it did not sugarcoat the effects of mass suspicion of people either.
Link Posted: 9/22/2001 8:30:38 PM EST
That is one of Willis' best performances.
The Israelis have had success with water, but it requires cutting
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I love that part.
Link Posted: 9/22/2001 11:23:34 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/23/2001 12:43:38 AM EST
Originally Posted By Listen2: Rented this movie last night and I was surprised to find so many similarities to what is currently going on.
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Only this time the FBI won't confront the Army, but help them in the round ups.
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